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27 COVID deaths at Illinois vets nursing home prompts probe

State officials have launched investigations into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans nursing home in Illinois that has infected nearly 200 residents and staff members, and killed 27 veterans.

Explosion kills 2 steam pipe workers at veterans hospital

Two workers have been killed in an explosion while repairing a steam pipe in a maintenance building at a Veterans Affairs hospital in Connecticut.

Jacksonville mental health clinic to serve post-9/11 veterans and military families

Cohen Veterans Network (CVN) announced on Wednesday the opening of The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Hope For The Warriors, which is now offering virtual mental health services for post-9/11 veterans and military families.

Cape Fear Honor Flight to take off again in spring 2021

The Honor Flight is returning to the Wilmington area.

ENC veteran runs 100 miles with coffin to raise PTSD awareness

An eastern North Carolina veteran is in the process of running 100 miles in a little over 24 hours in honor of Veterans Day.

Several CFCC student veterans receive scholarships from SENCLAND

The Southeastern Chapter (SENCLAD) of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) recently awarded $5,000 to nine Cape Fear Community College student veterans.

Man honors veterans with nightly taps tribute

An Illinois shoe store owner has been honoring veterans each night from his yard by playing taps.

Free Saturday flu clinic for veterans in Fayetteville, Wilmington, and Jacksonville

VA Facilities in Southeastern North Carolina will host free flu shots at the Fayetteville Health Care Clinic, Wilmington Health Care Clinic, and the Jacksonville Community Clinic (Henderson Main) this coming Saturday, Nov. 7, and Dec. 5 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

‘Boots to Business Reboot’ helping veterans transition to civilian careers

After ending their military service, many veterans in the Cape Fear find it tough to transition into a new civilian career.

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Car accidentally crashes into PTs Grille in Porters Neck

The PTs Grille in Porters Neck is back open after a car crashed into the burger joint earlier this week.

Deputies: Two more people charged in missing Bladen County woman’s murder

Two more people have been charged in the murder of a missing Bladen County woman. 

Dr. Cohen, Rev. Barber get COVID-19 vaccines

The secretary of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Dr. Mandy Cohen, and the Rev. William Barber got their COVID-19 vaccines Friday at the PNC Arena mass vaccination clinic in Raleigh.

Wilmington Health and Humana partner to distribute free over-the-counter medication

A mobile pharmacy event was held today at the Navassa Community Center, distributing over-the-counter medications.